Affinity and confluence 2016 was hosted by the Polymer Engineering department of Maharashtra Institute of Technology. The function started with the prayer followed by a welcome speech by the head of Polymer Students Association Mr. Aditya Sarkar. Introductory addresses were done by Dr. K.D.Patil, Head of the Department, Dr Radhakrishnan, Director of Research Development and Innovation,MIT, and Dr. L.K. Kshirsagar, Principal,MIT. Dr. L.K. Kshirsagar then felicitated Mr. Unmesh Nayak (Senior Vice President, Reliance Industries), Mr. Rahul Chivate (General Manager, APPL GOR India Pvt ltd) and Mr. Anil George (President (Corporate Affairs) and CFO at Voltas Limited). This was followed by the felicitation of the star Alumni Mr. Hemant Minocha, Mr. Hitendra Saundankar, Mr. Abhijit Sarkar, Mr. Ranjeet Jadhav, Mr. Abhijeet Jail, Mr. Sachin Jain and Mr.Vishal Kadakia. TheAlumni then addressed the audience about the scope and importance of the Plastics Engineering field. Our guests for the evening Mr. Unmesh Nayak , Mr. Rahul Chivate and Mr. Anil George gave brief presentations and addressed the audience about their respective companies, industrial aspect and potential that plastics hold in the future. The non-teaching staffs were then felicitated by Dr. L. K. Kshirsagar, Principal,MIT. Final year student Mr. Abhijit Yelve presented a radium art show and Mr.Kushal Jaju performed a few songs on a piano. The inauguration concluded with the vote of thanks given by Mr. Kaustubh Islampure, the head of the Polymer Students Association.